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Acute Stroke Nursing free pdf Stroke is a medical emergency. With active and efficient nursing management in the initial hours after stroke onset, effective recovery and rehabilitation is increased. "Acute Stroke Nursing" provides nurses with a current, evidenced based, practical text facilitating the provision of optimal stroke care during the primary prevention and acute phases. This timely and practical text is structured to follow the acute stroke pathway experienced by patients. It explores the symptoms, causes and effects of stroke and provides guidance on issues such as nutrition, continence, positioning, mobility and continence. The text also considers rehabilitation. discharge planning, palliative care and the role of the nurse within the multi professional team. "Acute Stroke Nursing" is an essential guide to the management of acute stroke for all nurses health care professional wishing to extend their knowledge of stroke nursing.

About Jane Williams

Jane Williams is Consultant Nurse in Stroke Care, based inPortsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, UK. She has been involved in manynational working parties, including the National Stroke Strategy,UK Forum for Stroke Training, and UK Stroke Forum. Jane is memberof The Stroke Association research awards committee. A foundermember of the National Stroke Nursing Forum, Jane undertook a termof office as chair.

Lin Perry is Professor of Nursing Research and PracticeDevelopment, University of Technology, Sydney and the NorthernHospitals Network, South Eastern Sydney and Illawarra Area HealthService. A member of the Intercollegiate Stroke Working Party inthe UK, the National Stroke Foundation Guidelines Working Party andStroke Services New South Wales in Australia, she has extensiveexperience with national guideline development, benchmarking,service review and evaluation.

Caroline Watkins is Professor of Stroke and OlderPeople's Care at the University of Central Lancashire, UK. As amember of the Vascular Team at the Department of Health, she isworking to implement the National Stroke Strategy, and leads thedevelopment of the new UK Forum for Stroke Training. Caroline isthe president of the Society for Research in Rehabilitation and onthe Steering Group of the National Stroke Nursing Forum.


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Author : Jane Williams
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 19 March 2010
ISBN : 1405161043
EAN : 9781405161046
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 368 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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